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  2. Fujian
  3. Xiamen
  4. Day Trips

Gulangyu Island and Jimei Study Village from Xiamen

Product ID: 85182
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Xiamen is a typical coastal city with abundant tourist attractions such as islands, mountains, temples and parks. This tour will take you to see various sights around Xiamen.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Xiamen Downtown hotels
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the delicate natural beauty and ancient relics at Gulangyu
  • Visit the Jimei Study Village
  • Learn from a friendly local tour guide
  • Enjoy a private tour
Full description
Meet your local expert guide from at your Xiamen downtown hotel at 8:30 AM, and board comfortable private vehicle to start the tour. 

Head to the ferry terminal and take a ferry to visit the beautiful Gulangyu Island famed for delicate natural beauty, ancient relics and varied architecture. Take a peaceful walk and appreciate various old buildings on the island. Visit the beautiful seaside Shuzhuang Garden, it was exquisitely designed to embody three important characteristics in gardening of hiding elements, borrowing from one's surroundings, and combining movements.

Later ferry back to Xiamen Island and enjoy a delicious lunch at local restaurant. Afterwards, visit the famous Jimei Study Village founded by Mr. Tan Kah Kee in 1913, a renowned educator and a leader of overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia. Here you will visit the former residence of Tan Kah Kee, Tan Kah Kee Garden and the Turtle Garden. Appreciate the beautiful scenery, learn the life story of Mr. Tan Kah Kee, and hear about Mr. Tan’s great contributions to education.

Afterwards, your tour guide will take you back to your hotel to conclude the Xiamen trip.
  • Private car or van with driver
  • Professional tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Chinese lunch
  • Fuel surcharge and tax
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
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Product ID: 85182